Head of Analytics -Media Owner

Sphere Digital Recruitment
London, South East England
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Analytics -Media Owner - £80,000 + 20% -

The Role

My client are currently seeking a Head of Analytics who has experience at a leading Media Agency, Publisher or client side business.

You will be responsible for driving transformation across the company’s applications, products, and services. Leading an overall team of 15 analysts with 3 direct reports. You will provide a centralised Analytics service and champion new ways of working across the business, managing three talented teams of Digital Analysts, Customer Analysts, and Reporting Managers.


· Develop a sustainable and authoritative roadmap of reporting and analyses, which concentrates effort on key business priorities and has senior-level business sponsorship

· Work with inhouse consultants to manage the prioritisation and delivery of planned and ad hoc briefs

· Collaborate with the Insights team to provide a 'joined up' insights and analytics response to briefs

· Create excellent relationships with stakeholders, partner agencies and analytics peers

· Act as an authority for technology and product decisions which impact on the availability or integrity of customer data

· Develop the capability of Analytics team

Skills Required

· Vast Analytics expertise in a range of methods

· Media or Betting/Gaming industry experience is desirable but not essential

· Proven track record of delivering commercially beneficial analytics and data-based insights to large businesses

· High levels of logical thinking and problem solving skills, ability to draw meaningful conclusions from disparate and incomplete sources. Expert understanding of analytics processes using any media/channel

· Technologically literate with deep understanding of analytics technology

· Ability to understand complex business questions

· Strong communication skills: written, visual and verbal

· Good knowledge of data exploration and presentation techniques

· Experience with; SQL, Tableau, SAS, R, Python, A/B Testing, MVT and social analytics.

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Alex Howman

Consultant - Insights & Analytics

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